POLLUTION LOCATOR | Toxic Chemical Releases |Air Releases of Recognized Carcinogens

State: NEW JERSEY
  • From 1988 to 2002, releases of recognized carcinogens to air have decreased 89%.
  • List facilities releasing recognized carcinogens to air in NEW JERSEY.
  • Chemical Name Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Regulated as a Hazardous Air Pollutant
    by the Clean Air Act
    DICHLOROMETHANE151,162yes
    ETHYLBENZENE91,648yes
    BENZENE75,824yes
    TRICHLOROETHYLENE59,815yes
    CHLOROETHANE50,849yes
    VINYL CHLORIDE30,520yes
    NAPHTHALENE17,753yes
    1,2-DICHLOROPROPANE15,671yes
    CHLOROFORM11,262yes
    FORMALDEHYDE11,044yes
    LEAD COMPOUNDS6,862yes
    BIS(2-ETHYLHEXYL)PHTHALATE5,568yes
    TETRACHLOROETHYLENE5,073yes
    NICKEL4,408yes
    1,3-BUTADIENE4,344yes
    LEAD3,751yes
    BENZYL CHLORIDE3,489yes
    ETHYLENE OXIDE2,642yes
    PROPYLENE OXIDE2,570yes
    NICKEL COMPOUNDS2,415yes
    EPICHLOROHYDRIN2,265yes
    TOLUENE DIISOCYANATE (MIXED ISOMERS)1,649no
    NITROBENZENE1,598yes
    ANILINE1,395yes
    ACRYLONITRILE1,003yes
    COBALT759yes
    ETHYL ACRYLATE742yes
    CREOSOTES487no
    NITROFEN371no
    PYRIDINE361no
    N-METHYLOLACRYLAMIDE274no
    CATECHOL254yes
    O-PHENYLENEDIAMINE158no
    DIMETHYLCARBAMOYL CHLORIDE102yes
    ACETALDEHYDE53yes
    PROPYLENEIMINE50yes
    CADMIUM COMPOUNDS18yes
    URETHANE18yes
    HEXACHLOROBENZENE15yes
    HYDRAZINE14yes
    ACRYLAMIDE5yes
    3,3'-DICHLOROBENZIDINE DIHYDROCHLORIDE5no
    1,2-DICHLOROETHANE4yes
    CHLORDANE2yes
    DIGLYCIDYL RESORCINOL ETHER (DGRE)1no
    POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYLS.830yes
    HEPTACHLOR.400yes

    DIOXIN AND DIOXIN-LIKE COMPOUNDS7.069 grams (0.02 pounds)no